skip to content
Marlborough's America Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Marlborough's America

Author: Stephen Saunders Webb
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2013.
Series: Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Scholars of British America generally conclude that the early 18th-century Anglo-American empire was commercial in economics liberal in politics, and parochial in policy, somnambulant in an era of 'salutary neglect', but, in this book, Stephen Saunders Webb demonstrates that the American provinces, under the spur of war, became capitalist, coercive, and aggresive.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Webb, Stephen Saunders, 1937-
Marlborough's America.
New Haven : Yale University Press, 2013
(DLC) 2012018059
Named Person: John Churchill Marlborough, Duke of; John Churchill Marlborough, Duke of
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Saunders Webb
ISBN: 9780300182606 0300182600
OCLC Number: 839387019
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""List of Illustrations""; ""Preface: Army and Empire""; ""Envoy: “The Sunshine Day�""; ""PART I: WINNING AMERICA IN EUROPE: PR�CIS""; ""Chapter One: Grand Designs""; ""Chapter Two: The March to the Danube""; ""Chapter Three: Blenheim""; ""Chapter Four: Greater Britain""; ""Chapter Five: Ramillies and Union""; ""PART II: “THE ENDLESS WAR�: PR�CIS""; ""Chapter Six: Oudenarde""; ""Chapter Seven: Malplaquet""; ""Chapter Eight: The Duke�s Decline""; ""Chapter Nine: Quebec and Bouchain""; ""PART III: MARLBOROUGH�S AMERICA: PR�CIS"" ""Chapter Ten: The Dreadful Death of Daniel Parke""""Chapter Eleven: Defending the Revolution: Robert Hunter in New York""; ""Chapter Twelve: Alexander Spotswood: Architect of Empire""; ""Epilogue: The “Golden Adventure�""; ""Notes""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Z""
Series Title: Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history.
Responsibility: Stephen Saunders Webb.
More information:

Abstract:

Demonstrates that the American provinces, under the spur of war, became capitalist, coercive, and aggressive, owing to the vigorous leadership of career army officers, trained and nominated to  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Webb makes a valuable contribution by placing the political history of the American colonies in an Atlantic context."-T. H. Breen, Times Literary Supplement, -- T. H. Breen * Times Literary Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/839387019> # Marlborough's America
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "839387019" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ctu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Place/new_haven> ; # New Haven
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1910374> ; # British colonies
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/29153> ; # Duke of John Churchill Marlborough
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/968126> ; # Imperialism
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/869220> ; # Command of troops
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Topic/colonies_administration> ; # Colonies--Administration
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Place/great_britain_america> ; # Great Britain--America
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1021199> ; # Military government of dependencies
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008123080> ; # Imperialism--History--18th century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Event/1660_1799> ; # 1660-1799
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Topic/history_europe_great_britain> ; # HISTORY--Europe--Great Britain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Person/marlborough_john_churchill_duke_of_1650_1722> ; # Duke of John Churchill Marlborough
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919741> ; # Politics and government
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Topic/biography_&_autobiography_political> ; # BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Political
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239786> ; # America.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/941.069092/e23/> ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/23396126> ; # Stephen Saunders Webb
    schema:datePublished "2013" ;
    schema:description """Cover""; ""Contents""; ""List of Illustrations""; ""Preface: Army and Empire""; ""Envoy: “The Sunshine Dayâ€?""; ""PART I: WINNING AMERICA IN EUROPE: PRÃ?CIS""; ""Chapter One: Grand Designs""; ""Chapter Two: The March to the Danube""; ""Chapter Three: Blenheim""; ""Chapter Four: Greater Britain""; ""Chapter Five: Ramillies and Union""; ""PART II: “THE ENDLESS WARâ€?: PRÃ?CIS""; ""Chapter Six: Oudenarde""; ""Chapter Seven: Malplaquet""; ""Chapter Eight: The Dukeâ€?s Decline""; ""Chapter Nine: Quebec and Bouchain""; ""PART III: MARLBOROUGHâ€?S AMERICA: PRÃ?CIS"""@en ;
    schema:description "Scholars of British America generally conclude that the early 18th-century Anglo-American empire was commercial in economics liberal in politics, and parochial in policy, somnambulant in an era of 'salutary neglect', but, in this book, Stephen Saunders Webb demonstrates that the American provinces, under the spur of war, became capitalist, coercive, and aggresive."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1178381001> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Series/lewis_walpole_series_in_eighteenth_century_culture_and_history> ; # Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history.
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Series/the_lewis_walpole_series_in_eighteenth_century_culture_and_history> ; # The Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#CreativeWork/marlborough_s_america> ;
    schema:name "Marlborough's America"@en ;
    schema:productID "839387019" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/839387019#PublicationEvent/new_haven_yale_university_press_2013> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Agent/yale_university_press> ; # Yale University Press
    schema:url <https://www.degruyter.com/doi/book/10.12987/9780300182606> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=477609> ;
    schema:url <http://VH7QX3XE2P.search.serialssolutions.com/?V=1.0&L=VH7QX3XE2P&S=JCs&C=TC0000860479&T=marc&tab=BOOKS> ;
    schema:url <http://dx.doi.org/10.12987/yale/9780300178593.001.0001> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=568278> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3421184> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=568278> ;
    schema:url <http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt32bg80> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10687936> ;
    schema:url <https://doi.org/10.12987/yale/9780300178593.001.0001> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780300182606> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/839387019> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Agent/yale_university_press> # Yale University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Yale University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Person/marlborough_john_churchill_duke_of_1650_1722> # Duke of John Churchill Marlborough
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1650" ;
    schema:deathDate "1722" ;
    schema:familyName "Marlborough" ;
    schema:givenName "John Churchill" ;
    schema:name "Duke of John Churchill Marlborough" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Place/great_britain_america> # Great Britain--America
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain--America" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Series/lewis_walpole_series_in_eighteenth_century_culture_and_history> # Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/839387019> ; # Marlborough's America
    schema:name "Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Series/the_lewis_walpole_series_in_eighteenth_century_culture_and_history> # The Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/839387019> ; # Marlborough's America
    schema:name "The Lewis Walpole series in eighteenth-century culture and history" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Topic/biography_&_autobiography_political> # BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Political
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY--Political"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Topic/colonies_administration> # Colonies--Administration
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Colonies--Administration"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1178381001#Topic/history_europe_great_britain> # HISTORY--Europe--Great Britain
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "HISTORY--Europe--Great Britain"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008123080> # Imperialism--History--18th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Imperialism--History--18th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1021199> # Military government of dependencies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Military government of dependencies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1239786> # America.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "America." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1910374> # British colonies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "British colonies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919741> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/869220> # Command of troops
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Command of troops"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/968126> # Imperialism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Imperialism"@en ;
    .

<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=568278>
    rdfs:comment "Available to Stanford-affiliated users." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/23396126> # Stephen Saunders Webb
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1937" ;
    schema:familyName "Webb" ;
    schema:givenName "Stephen Saunders" ;
    schema:name "Stephen Saunders Webb" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29153> # Duke of John Churchill Marlborough
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1650" ;
    schema:deathDate "1722" ;
    schema:familyName "Marlborough" ;
    schema:givenName "John Churchill" ;
    schema:name "Duke of John Churchill Marlborough" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780300182606>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0300182600" ;
    schema:isbn "9780300182606" ;
    .

<https://doi.org/10.12987/yale/9780300178593.001.0001>
    rdfs:comment "Click for access to e-book" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.